Josephine Bell
1897-1987
 

Pseudonym of Doris Bell Collier Ball. She was born in Manchester. She studied medicine. She also wrote historical novels. She is the creator of 'David Wintringham', a junior assistant physician at Research Hospital in London.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
 'David Wintringham' Novels
 1) Death on the Borough Council  1937
 2) Murder in Hospital  1937
 3) Fall Over Cliff  1938
 4) Death at Half-Term (US Title: Curtain Call for a Corpse [1965])  1939
 5) From Natural Causes  1939
 6) All Is Vanity  1940
 7) Death at the Medical Board  1944
 8) Death in Clairvoyance  1949
 9) The Summer School Mystery  1950
10) Bones in the Barrow  1953
11) The China Roundabout (US Title: Murder on the Merry-Go-Round [1965])  1956
12) The Seeing Eye  1958
 Other Novels
 1) The Port of London Murders  1938
 2) Trouble at Wrekin Farm  1942
 3) The Backing Winds  1951
 4) To Let, Furnished (US Title: Stranger on a Cliff [1964])  1952
 5) Fires at Fairlawn  1954
 6) Death in Retirement  1956
 7) Double Doom  1957
 8) Easy Prey  1959
 9) The House Above the River  1959
10) A Well-Known Face  1960
11) New People at the Hollies  1961
12) Adventure with Crime  1962
13) A Flat Tyre in Fulham (US Title: Fiasco in Fulham [1963]) (Also published as: Room for a Body [1964])  1963
14) The Hunter and the Trapped  1963
15) The Alien  1964
16) The Upfold Witch  1964
17) No Escape  1965
18) The Catalyst  1966
19) Death on the Reserve  1966
20) Death of a Con Man  1968
21) The Fennister Affair  1969
22) The Wilberforce Legacy  1969
23) A Hydra with Six Heads  1970
24) A Hole in the Ground  1971
25) Death of a Poison-Tongue  1972
26) A Pigeon Among the Cats  1974
27) Victim  1975
28) The Trouble in Hunter Ward  1976
29) Such a Nice Client (US Title: A Stroke of Death [1977])  1977
30) A Swan-Song Betrayed (US Title: Treachery in Type [1980])  1978
31) Wolf! Wolf!  1979
32) A Question of Inheritance  1980
33) The Innocent (US Title: A Deadly Place to Stay [1983])  1983

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